We would like to thank Sue Waite for her assistance with the research described in Chapter 3, Dr J.L. Chapman for helping to prepare the index, Alex Palmer for technical support, and our editors Alison Foyle and Jude Exley for their patience and support throughout the writing and production of the volume.
The authors are grateful for permission to reproduce the following material:
Figure 9.1: Cartoon entitled 'Condom on the Patio' reproduced by kind permission of the artist, Ros Asquith.
Figure 11.1: Taken from Sexuality and Mental Handicap: An Educator's Resource Book by Hilary Dixon (Cambridge: LDA, 1988) and reproduced by kind permission of the author.
Figure 12.1: Cartoon entitled 'Good Timing' taken from Pure Posy by Posy Simmonds (London: Methuen, 1989) and reprinted by permission of PFD on behalf of Posy Simmonds.